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Swimming Lessons for 20 refugees funding by Rotary Foundation of Albury


Twenty newly-arrived Border residents are learning the basics of swimming thanks to a partnership between the Murray Valley Refugee Sanctuary Group and the Rotary Club of Albury. Below is an article written by journalist Emma Ebsary and published in
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Talented refugees give back to our community

26th November 2017
Our community has been strengthened and enriched by our talented new arrivals. Singing songs about things that matter at the Murray Valley Sanctuary Refugee Group's annual Open Garden fundraiser. SBS journalist Luke Waters visited  Wodonga in November
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Wodonga VCAL students support refugees


New settlers to Albury Wodonga receive so much support from their new community who welcome them.  Wodonga Senior Secondardy College students restored bicycles and sold them at local markets as part of their VCAL program.  The funds raised were kindly
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Wodonga TAFE Student of the Year


Wodonga TAFE Student of the Year At the annual celebrations of Wodonga TAFE in November 2017, Christian Bashimbe won the ward as the TAFE Student of the year.  Our sponsored refugee families make the most of every opportunity. Congratulations to Christian
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New arrivals 2017



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